TED Talk: Battling Bad Science

From TED’s About This Talk: Every day there are news reports of new health advice, but how can you know if they’re right? Doctor and epidemiologist Ben Goldacre shows us, at high speed, the ways evidence can be distorted, from the blindingly obvious nutrition claims to the very subtle tricks of the pharmaceutical industry. If… Continue reading TED Talk: Battling Bad Science

Resolution Like Thing

So Monday I decided that I would walk to the mail box every day unless the weather was wet. I’ve managed to do it every day this week so far. We’ll see how long it lasts. Its just half mile round trip. Better than nothing. ­čÖé

Solution to Social Security

Obesity here in the US is exploding. Fat kids are likely to be fat adults. Fat adults die younger. This will shorten the average life expectancy for US adults by potentially up to 2-5 years. Let’s celebrate this solution with some ice cream!!!!! Do your part to help Social Security. Eat a big steak and… Continue reading Solution to Social Security

Better

Much better today. Dunno what yesterday was about. Of course, I got less sleep last night than the night before. WTF?

Can’t Be Sick Now

Falling over tired. Feels like I got 3 hours of sleep last night. Ironically, I took a 3 hour nap for lunch…. Last time something like this happened, I was sick for a day. Ugh. Can’t be sick now. Have too much to do!  

Bad Tippers

Gotta love spam… “Ezra, we guarantee that you will stop smoking!” I can guarantee it too… I don’t smoke. I even try not to get second hand smoke! WTF? Gonna go home and take a nap.┬áDefinitely will┬átake some allergy meds. Tired cause I’m not getting enough oxygen (racing heartbeat and sich). Birthday parties are weird.… Continue reading Bad Tippers